SME XPO 2024 opens its doors to leading SMEs and startups

Taking place 23–24 April at ExCeL London, SME XPO promises to be a transformative event, bringing together leaders, founders, and entrepreneurs under one roof to network, collaborate, and grow their businesses.

From dynamic networking opportunities to insightful workshops and engaging speakers' presentations, attendees can expect an experience that will supercharge their business. Connect with the startup and scaleup community and unlock the secrets to taking business to the next level.

Some agenda highlights include

Speed networking

Connect with 50 new contacts in 60 minutes. Sponsored by Dell Technologies, 'speed networking' sessions are designed to rapidly expand professional networks.

One-minute mini-meetings to pitch offerings to a diverse array of individuals efficiently.

Extensive speaker programme

Join industry experts, thought leaders, and entrepreneurs as they share insights, strategies, and visions for the future of business. Featuring Theo Paphitis, Tim Martin, Rochelle Humes, Cynthia V Davis CBE, and more.

Meet the investors

Connect with investors and like-minded business owners on similar journeys. In partnership with EISA, which aids thousands of small businesses in accessing successful initiatives like SEIS and EIS annually.


Participate in workshop sessions designed and delivered by our partners to better enhance skills and understanding across a variety of areas, including strategy, finance, marketing, and technology.

Dell Technologies brings you the AI-focused workshop ‘Bring AI to your data’ and returning to the SME XPO this year AXA, brings you ‘Pitch perfect: how to elevate your business to new heights’.

Workshop spaces are limited, so booking is encouraged.


Engage with a huge variety of exhibitors who offer a range of products, services, and solutions tailored to the needs of small and medium-sized enterprises. From innovative technology to groundbreaking strategies.

From Zipcar to Travel Counsellors, Professionals UK to Institute of Directors, explore the diverse exhibitor list and connect with organisations that can assist you with growing your business.